The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 102 89 106
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.74% 0.18% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.19% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Network Security Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1317 1051 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.84% 96.69% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 828 678 745
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £55,620 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the Glasgow region.

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Network Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Security Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) Network Security
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) Sourcefire
3 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) F5
4 4 (40.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (40.00%) Ruby
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) OSPF
5 3 (30.00%) BGP
5 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) SSL
5 3 (30.00%) Network Management
5 3 (30.00%) IPsec
5 3 (30.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (20.00%) Software License Management

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Network Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (30.00%) IPsec
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) SSL
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) JSON
1 4 (40.00%) REST
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
1 4 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 3 (30.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Software License Management
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
1 4 (40.00%) Python
1 4 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) CCIE
4 1 (10.00%) CCIP
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIE
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) Sourcefire
4 4 (40.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
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